Hikayat Amir Hamzah
Hikayat Amir Hamzah is a Malay literary work that chronicles the hero by the name Amir Hamzah. This book is one of the two Hikayat mentioned in Sejarah Melayu as one of the Hikayat used to encourage Malay warriors in their fight against invading Portuguese in Malacca in 1511.
Later it was taken from India to Malacca during Malacca Sultanate and translated into Malays in Jawi script. The manuscript is also written in others language i.e., Javanese, Balinese, Acehnese, Turkish and Hindi.
- malay concordance project
- PDF - Aksara: The Passage of Malay Scripts.
- The Encyclopedia of Malaysia: Languages & Literature, edited by Prof. Dato' Dr Asmah Haji Omar (2004) ISBN 981-3018-52-6